Working with the Infrastructure Architects and Developers the Cloud Infrastructure Engineer will contribute to the design, build and deployment of platforms and solutions that will drive the technical future of the business.
The objectives of the team are to design and build innovative, industry leading, solutions that will be deployed to a global market through not only Fasthosts Internet, but also 1&1 IONOS and Arsys Internet.
The current roadmap for the team is dominated by the continuing development of Container Hosting Platforms, using Redhat’s Openshift utilising Kubernetes and Ceph.
These platforms are hosted in the company’s own data centres around the world.
Department : Infrastructure Engineering Reference Number : CIE1019 Closing Date : Friday, 14 February, 2020 Reports To : Head of Infrastructure Engineering Apply now
Duties and responsibilities
Contribute to the design of new infrastructure solutions as assigned through the company’s project process
Build, implement, test and document new infrastructure solutions as assigned through the company’s project process
Provide operational support to new platforms and solutions through the initial launch phase.
Play an active role in the handover of operational support to the Operations Team
Skills and experience
Advanced Linux server administration, preferably RHCE certified
Advanced scripting skills (eg BASH, Python,)
Deployment and management of large scale systems and platforms
Experience of server virtualisation at scale, preferably KVM + oVirt
Experience with configuration management and automation systems, such as Foreman, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform or Chef
Experience of Kubernetes container management and orchestration, preferably Red Hat OpenShift
Experience of working within an Internet Hosting Service Provider
Understanding of DevOps and Cloud Native Development practices
We offer you :
25 days annual leave
Contributory pension scheme, Aviva health care, Cycle to work scheme & other benefits
Generous training opportunities tailored to your career goals
Soft drinks, newspapers and fruit all available in our break out rooms.
Great social activities : regular board gaming sessions, football (with an international football tournament once a year)
Fitness groups, running teams, and many more.
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